Nigerian singer and elder brother to Olanrewaju Fasasi, known widely as Sound Sultan, Baba Dee, has debunked reports his younger brother has throat cancer.
It would be recalled that multiple media reports on Wednesday, May 12th, had it the 44-year-old Sound Sultan have been reportedly diagnosed with throat cancer and currently undergoing chemotherapy in the US.
However, Baba Dee, born Dare Fasasi, expressed surprise at the news making rounds on social media while confirming the singer is truly ill but does not have throat cancer.
Baba Dee said: “He is sick and he is getting better in New York. But throat cancer. Na lie.”
He however failed to disclose the illness the younger brother is suffering from.
Also in a subtle way to debunk the stories making the rounds, the veteran singer, Sound Sultan made a post on his Instagram page on Thursday to mark the end of the Ramadan fast.
He wrote on a picture of him and his family:“EID MUBARAK TO MY LOVELY Muslim brothers and sisters. MAY ALMIGHTY ALLAH ACCEPT OUR FAST As an act of Ibadah. INSTAGRAM !!! THIS IS NOT THE ONE WITH RAM … I must not ignore the massive show of love. THANK YOU ALL. I will tell you my story myself, it will be true THEN not false.”